Richie’s Plank Experience Press Kit

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FAST FACTS

  • Developer: Toast VR
  • Release date: Early Access: 2016, Full release Dec 2017
  • Platforms: Digital download via Steam, Viveport, Oculus Rift, Oculus Quest and PlayStation 
  • Website: https://toast.gg
  • Price: $14.99 USD
  • Compatible with: HTC Vive & Vive Pro, Oculus Rift, Oculus Rift S, Oculus Quest, Windows Mixed Reality, PlayStation VR, 
  • Languages: Please see individual platforms for localisation details
  • Media Contact hello@toast.com.au

 

DESCRIPTION

Richie’s Plank Experience challenges players to step out onto a plank of wood 80 stories high. Players are quick to feel the strong emotional and physical effects of the immersive power of VR. 

It’s the perfect first-time experience for new VR users, which makes it ideal for demonstrating to friends and family members. We guarantee you’ll never have had as much fun as watching your friends be shocked and amazed in Richie’s Plank Experience.

Including Hero Academy with 3 extra missions, Nightmare Mode and free flight, there’s something for everyone.

HISTORY

Toast VR are a team of 7 based in Brisbane, Australia. Founded in 2016 by husband and wife duo Toni and Richard Eastes, the company is proud to be diverse and family oriented.

Richie’s Plank Experience was born after Toni and Richard discovered the power of VR while on a trip to Japan. Since the release of the experience out of Steam Early Access in December 2017 it’s now played in over 400 VR arcades around the world and continues to be a top selling VR title to at home users across a variety of platforms. 

GAME FEATURES
  • Exhilarating plank walk, with several additions such as cake, donuts and spiders 
  • World first Plank Cloning System, allowing the user to bring a real world plank into the virtual world to walk on it
  • Hero Academy, which includes 3 extra game modes: Rocket Race, Missile Mission and Fire Fight
  • Nightmare Mode
  • Sky Writing
  • Santa Simulator Mode*

*Available on the PC version only.

QUOTES FROM FANS

 

“The scariest fun!”
jacksepticeye

“I’m genuinely terrified”
Dan Harmon, Co-creator of Rick & Morty

“This is so cool (Flying in VR)”
PewDiePie

ONE-LINERS

Richie’s Plank Experience will test your fear of heights as you walk 80 stories high in virtual reality, on a real world plank of wood.

Your knees are shaking and your palms are sweaty, you’re on Richie’s Plank Experience, who’s next? Are they ready?

BOILERPLATE

Richie’s Plank Experience will test your fear of heights. Take an elevator to the plank that sits on a building 80 stories high, then dare to walk to the end! When you use a real plank of wood, the easy setup will add it into VR with accurate size, height, and location. Bonus levels include a flying fireman experience, nightmare mode and a sky-writing simulator.

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